CHELTENHAM COUNTDOWN: Finding faults in Facile?
Anne Marie Duff
Anne Marie Duff looks at the Festival novice hurdles entries dominated by Mullins and Elliott but with a few other lively Irish challengers
27 January 2023 Racing columns
ANDY BATE: Fakir below best but Haut can go higher
Allegorie De Vassy also put her Cheltenham claims on the line - will Cheltenham suit?
27 January 2023 Racing columns
THE WEEK THAT WAS: Let's blame the Mares’ Hurdle
We can get carried away by wide margin winners in mares’ only races without getting a handle on the level of the form
Jack Kennedy still hoping for Cheltenham return
Leading jockey in race against time to recover from leg break suffered at Naas earlier this month
27 January 2023 Racing News
CHELTENHAM: Marine Nationale on track for Supreme bid
Barry Connell has good news on the Grade 1 winner, and is hoping he could have another live Cheltenham contender in Good Land
27 January 2023 Racing News
CHELTENHAM: Princess Zoe could make hurdles debut on Monday
Tony Mullins says his Group 1 winner could go to Cheltenham with just one run over jumps under her belt
27 January 2023 Racing News
CHELTENHAM: Preview nights around the country
Check out this listing of Cheltenham Festival preview nights
27 January 2023 Racing News
THE WEEK THAT WAS: Twitter talking
Cheltenham and Festival contenders were the subject of social media comments
27 January 2023 Racing columns
'It's very rare for a Group 1 winner' - Princess Zoe readied for hurdling debut
A pair of key schooling sessions this week will dictate whether the quality flat stayer is sent over hurdles next week at Punchestown
23 January 2023 Racing News
VIDEO: It's For Me new favourite for Cheltenham Bumper
Shanbally Kid, Path D'Oroux and Mahler Mission were other notable winners on the Saturday card at Navan
21 January 2023 Racing News
Grade 1 aim confirmed for Mighty Potter as Elliott reveals plans for young aces
Gordon Elliott gives the lowdown on targets for bright prospects such as Gerri Colombe, Irish Point, American Mike and Maxxum
20 January 2023 Racing News
THE WEEK THAT WAS: The good old days
With the dominance of a few stables in the novice chases should Cheltenham have a look at changing the entry requirements?
20 January 2023 Racing columns